One of the top young center prospects in the class of 2020. There is ample film of him knocking elite defensive ends off the ball, and that says a lot about how strong his fundamentals are considering he is younger than so many of the players he is going up against. The 2020 recruit is just a mauler out there on the field, shows good body control while staying engaged. He shows light feet, gets upfield and sticks with his block, showing above average finishing. Hand placement and is some of the best in his class, and gives him such an advantage at the point of attack by getting superior leverage on the defender. McLaughlin looks like a no doubt Power 5 center at the next level, and his upside as both a run blocker and pass blocker is impressive.